Dupont (alexis I.) Middle School

Dupont (alexis I.) Middle School serves 486 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the DE average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 53%.
Dupont (alexis I.) Middle School operates within the Red Clay Consolidated School District.

School Overview

The student population of 486 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 46% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 486 students
Dupont (alexis I.) Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Dupont (alexis I.) Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Dupont (alexis I.) Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Dupont (alexis I.) Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (DE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Dupont (alexis I.) Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
45%
15%
Dupont (alexis I.) Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
45%
31%
Dupont (alexis I.) Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
10%
47%
Dupont (alexis I.) Middle School White Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Dupont (alexis I.) Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown DE All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.59 0.52
Dupont (alexis I.) Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
62%
39%
Dupont (alexis I.) Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
n/a
Dupont (alexis I.) Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 16,538 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,538 is higher than the state average of $7,010. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,021 is higher than the state average of $7,367. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four years.
School District Name Red Clay Consolidated School District
Number of Schools
Managed
27
1
Number of Students Managed 16,538 970
Red Clay Consolidated   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $228 MM $8 MM
Red Clay Consolidated   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $220 MM $9 MM
Red Clay Consolidated   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $14,538 $7,010
Red Clay Consolidated   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $14,021 $7,367
Red Clay Consolidated   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Calloway (cab) School Of The Arts (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Calloway (cab) School Of The Arts (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Calloway (cab) School Of The Arts (0.9 miles away)
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  • WilmingtonCalloway (cab) School Of The Arts
    Alternative School
    Magnet School
    0.9 miles | Grades: 6-12 | 919 students100 North Dupont Rd
    WilmingtonDE 19807
    (302)651-2700
    0.96-12919
  • Wilmington Charter School Of Wilmington
    Charter School
    0.9 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 970 students100 North Dupont Rd
    WilmingtonDE 19807
    (302)651-2727
    0.99-12970
  • WilmingtonDupont (alexis I.) High School
    1.1 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1110 students50 Hillside Rd
    WilmingtonDE 19807
    (302)651-2626
    1.19-121110
  • WilmingtonHighlands Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 383 students2100 Gilpin Ave
    WilmingtonDE 19806
    (302)651-2715
    1.1KG-5383
  • WilmingtonOdyssey Charter School
    Charter School
    1.4 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 702 students201 Bayard Ave
    WilmingtonDE 19805
    (302)655-5760
    1.4KG-6702

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